Speaking of smartwatches, Citizen is not a name that comes to mind. The brand has a rich heritage in mechanical and battery watches. But the smartwatch craze has caught almost every watch brand. We’ve seen smartwatches from Montblanc, Tag Heuer, and Fossil, and although Citizen is relatively new to the market with their smartwatches, the company knows what it’s doing. The new watch is called CZ Smart.
Citizen CZ Smart is a second generation Wear OS watch with Smart Care Advisor
Today, the Japanese watchmaker giant introduced its second-generation CZ Smart Wear OS-powered watch with Smart Care Advisor. In addition, the watch is also available in 41mm and 44mm. The original 46mm version was huge for those who don’t remember.
Those who wish to use a larger CZ Smart variant get to tire in 5-minute increments. The smaller version sports a stainless steel case that houses a 1.28 inch AMOLED display. The watch also uses a standard width of 22mm for easy strap replacement.
CZ Smart uses Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4100+ processor and has 1 RAM and 8GB of storage. Citizen claims you’ll get a full 24-hour battery life on a single charge, which completes in 40 minutes. The watch will also have the latest connectivity features.
CZ Smart will run on Wear OS 3 and is fully compatible with iOS and Android.
You can take a look at the 41mm CZ Smart below.
That’s not all, the CZ Smart also comes with a YouQ app that allows you to use a built-in “self-care advisor,” which is supposed to “understand and predict patterns of fatigue and alertness and provide personalized insights and customized strategies.” The watch has all the required sensors, such as a gyroscope. , altimeter, barometer, accelerometer, heart sensor, SpO2, and ambient light sensor. And here’s what Citizen has to say about the new app.
Using neural networks developed within an IBM Watson® Studio workspace, the CZ Smart YouQ can learn and understand a wearer’s chronotype (an individual’s preferred timing for sleeping and waking) within seven to ten days by processing their sleep data and alert results and deepening this understanding. the time.
You can take a look at the 44mm CZ Smart below.
For those interested, the 41mm CZ Smart starts at $350 and goes up to $435, depending on which color you choose. The watch is available in rose gold, silver, gold and black cases. For the 44mm variant, you’re looking at a starting price of $375, going up to $435. You get silver/silver, black/black, silver/black, silver/blue, and gold/black. The watches will also have the option to choose mesh, silicone, and leather straps. The watches will be available in the US starting this month.